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More than 60 citizens receive advice at the Ombudsman Office last week

eng обращения Between 26 May and 1 June 2018, 3 persons visited the Ombudsman in person, 46 persons received counselling by the Appeals department, 8 citizens received counselling by the Working Group on Issues of Temporary Displaced Persons, and 7 persons received legal counselling. Also, 5 written appeals were approved for consideration, 9 – have been reviewed [...]

Daria Morozova meets UN representative Nils Melzer

14BDEF15-8BCB-4FC6-A6DA-40EC35C743AB_cx2_cy0_cw96_w1023_r1_s-300x163 The Human Rights Ombudsman in the Donetsk People’s Republic Daria Morozova held a working meeting with the UN Special Rapporteur on Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment Nils Melzer. At the meeting, some pressing issues were discussed, such as using unlawful methods of interrogation against detainees, interviewing victims of torture, the [...]

Three DPR servicemen wounded last week

victims Last week Ukrainian forces again violated ceasefire in the areas near the contact line. Between 25 and 31 May, three DPR servicemen were wounded in the territory of the DPR as a result of shelling by the Ukrainian side. On May 26 as a result of hostilities in the vicinity of Debaltsevo, a 22-year-old DPR [...]